The Atlantic stingray is a member of the whiptail stingray family and is a flattened, rhomboid-shaped disc. It has a venomous spine with serrated tip and is a marine species that inhabits surf zones and estuaries, as well as sandy bottoms of large rivers and soft-substrate inland habitats.
Status & distribution
- Status — Marine invader
Florida Distribution — Western and North Central, South Florida and Atlantic Coast
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- The bluntnose stingray, Hypanus say